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      April 27, 2019

      Saturday  10:00 AM

      Hillcrest Street
      Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2911

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      Islamic Geometry and the Patterns of the Alhambra

      The Andalusian Nasrid masterpiece the Alhambra has for centuries proved a rich source of inspiration for artists, scientists, mathematicians and poets. The human soul has an inherent yearning for the True, the Beautiful and the Good; tourists flock in the millions annually to experience these timeless principles present in the patterns and architectural proportions of this magnificent palace. Learn how to construct Alhambra patterns using the traditional geometers' tools of compass and straightedge. The patterns will be taught in a gentle step-by-step manner suitable for both beginner and intermediate ability levels.

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